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Ecuador


Équateur (fr) | Ecuador (de) | Ecuador (es) | Ecuador (it) | Ecuador (du) | Equador (pt)



USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+593



Internet Suffix  

.ec



Electricity  

120,127 volts

60 hertz




A | B


Languages
Language(s)  

Spanish



Currency  

NAME:


US Dollar


SYM:


$


DIVISION:


100 cents




POLICE:


policía (spanish)

FIRE:


fuego (spanish)

AMBULANCE:


ambulancia (spanish)

HELP:

ayuda (spanish)



Member/Associate of an Economic/Security Group

United Nations

Organisation des Nations unies (ONU) (fr) | Vereinte Nationen (VN) (de) | Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) (es) | Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite (ONU) (it) | Verenigde Naties (VN) (du) | Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) (pt)

Southern Common Market (Mercosur)

Marché commun du Sud (Mercosur) (fr) | Gemeinsamen Markt Südamerikas (Mercosur) (de) | Mercado Común del Sur (Mercosur) (es) | Mercato comune dell'America meridionale (Mercosur) (it) | Zuidelijke Gemeenschappelijke Markt (Mercosur) (du) | Mercado Comum do Sul (Mercosur) (pt)




GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

Interactive Map
Capital

Quito

Quito (fr) | Quito (de) | Quito (es) | Quito (it) | Quito (du) | Quito (pt)

Region

South America

Continent

Americas

Hemisphere

Tropics

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Pacific Ocean

Area (sq km)

283,560


Weather -Quito

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1 M2 M3 M4 M5 M6
HIGH 20.6°C | 69.1°F 20.6°C | 69.1°F 20.1°C | 68.2°F 19.7°C | 67.4°F 19.4°C | 66.9°F 18.4°C | 65.1°F
LOW 9°C | 48.2°F 9.3°C | 48.8°F 9.5°C | 49.1°F 9.4°C | 49°F 9.4°C | 48.9°F 8.8°C | 47.8°F

M7 M8 M9 M10 M11 M12
HIGH 18.4°C | 65.2°F 18.9°C | 66°F 19.7°C | 67.4°F 21.1°C | 69.9°F 21.2°C | 70.2°F 20.7°C | 69.3°F
LOW 8°C | 46.4°F 7.2°C | 45°F 7.2°C | 45°F 8.3°C | 47°F 8.4°C | 47.2°F 8.9°C | 48°F


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages.The abbreviations (M1, M2,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)


Seasons

Dry
M06-M09

Rainy
M10-M05



To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages (see above).
The abbreviations (M01, M02,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)



TIMEZONE


Timezone
Timezone  

Multiple - UTC-5 (America/Guayaquil) \ UTC-6 (Pacific/Galapagos)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No




LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2019) - Estimated   

c.441 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2018) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$1.7 billion

Lesbian (L):

lesbiana (spanish)

Gay (G):

gay (spanish)

Bisexual (B):

bisexual (spanish)

Transgender (T):

transgénero (spanish)

Questioning (Q):

interrogatorio (spanish)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - High
High

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

No

Anti-discrimination laws in place  

Yes (extensive)

Same-sex unions recognised  

Yes

Same-sex marriage allowed  

Yes



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TRAVEL RELATED

Airports
Total number of airports  

115

Total number of heliports  

6

Total number of seaplane bases  

0


Driving - which side  

Right

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Recommended

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAME AIRPORT CODE CITY/LOCALITY WHAT3WORDS
José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport GYE (iata) | SEGU (icao) Guayaquil /// fronted.glosses.koala
Cotopaxi International Airport LTX (iata) | SELT (icao) Latacunga /// governments.custody.seeps
Mariscal Sucre International Airport UIO (iata) | SEQM (icao) Quito /// nuggets.regulate.armrest




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

South America
Continent

Americas


Telephone Dialling Code  

+593
Language(s)  

Spanish


Electricity  

120,127 volts | 60 hertz


Currency  

US Dollar
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 cents


Timezone  

Multiple - UTC-5 (America/Guayaquil) \ UTC-6 (Pacific/Galapagos)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No


Total number of airports  

115
Driving - which side  

Right



POLICE:

911

policía (spanish)



AMBULANCE:

911

ambulancia (spanish)
FIRE:

911

fuego (spanish)



HELP:

ayuda (spanish)




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